What Happens if the Magnetic North Pole Keeps Rushing Toward Siberia?
On Monday, the World Magnetic Model was updated to account for the north pole’s eccentric behavior, after a delay caused by the US federal shutdown.
The Martian North Pole Is a 'Winter Wonderland' Right Now, New Photo Shows
Korolev crater contains a permanent ice field that stretches over a mile deep.
Looking for Aliens in the Arctic and Antarctic
With UFO sightings and temperatures on the rise, an artist discovers why the cold poles are hotspots for extraterrestrial life.
Himali Singh Soin
16-Year-Old Skis to South Pole, Trolls Men Who Told her to Make a Sandwich
Internet trolls told a 16-year-old explorer to get back home and make them a sandwich. So, she skied to the South Pole and left a ham cheese sandwich there for them.
Liam Daniel Pierce
A Giant Concrete Orb in Northern Iceland Moves With the Arctic Circle
It’s on the remote island of Grímsey in Iceland.
An Explainer on the Polar Vortex You're About to Experience
Netflix and chill this weekend, literally.
Currents Are the Secret to an Antarctic Climate Change Mystery
But just because you can't see it, doesn't mean it's not happening.
Talking to the Real-Life Santa Claus, a Monk Who Lives at the North Pole
"I detest the fact that, in many places, Christmas has become a crass, commercial, secular spectacle."
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The Most Stunning Dining Destinations We Visited This Year
In order to eat the world, we have to travel to its farthest reaches, discovering some stunning destinations along the way.
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A Guy Named 'Santa Claus' Was Just Elected to North Pole City Council
It's cute and all, but maybe a guy who legally changed his name for a joke isn't the ideal person to be steering your local government.
Racing the Last Degree of the North Pole
The Mamont Cup, an expedition-style race to the North Pole that ended April 18, is an effort to promote polar research and raise climate change awareness.
This Couple Is About to Embark on a Four-Month Dogsled Journey Through the Arctic
Arctic adventurers Sarah McNair-Landry and Erik Boomer have just their circumnavigation of Baffin Island with their 14 dogs.